Re: default font for bullets in Windows 7?

Subject: Re: default font for bullets in Windows 7?
From: Lauren <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2012 20:40:44 -0800

On 11/19/2012 4:41 PM, Robert Lauriston wrote:

Hmm. I don't find a hollow round bullet in Courier New. Are you using
a degree symbol?

It is a lowercase letter o.

Wingdings isn't Web-safe. Firefox doesn't support it.

Word's choice of bullets is hokey. The solid bullet is a solid bullet ASCII bullet, the next level bullet is the letter o, and the third level bullet is a special character. Why do they do things in such a way that portability in other programs and platforms becomes an issue?



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